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COLD Spring Meeting 2017

The COLD (Council of Library Directors) Resource Sharing and Collections groups will hold their Spring 2017 meetings at the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor. COLD is a state-wide leadership group comprised of the library deans/directors of all fifteen four-year public universities in Michigan.

Event Information

Date & Time
May 5, 2017 - 8:30am to 3:00pm
Location
Clark Library, Presentation Space
Location Information
Event Type
Discussion

Let's Play! - Board Games & Puzzles with Maps

In the words of Roald Dahl, “life is more fun if you play games.” Join us as we roll the dice and highlight the maps of board games and puzzles. Drawing from our diverse collections we will feature maps that were used as the foundation of a variety of games.

Event Information

Date & Time
April 20, 2017 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Clark Library (2nd Floor Hatcher)
Location Information
Series
Third Thursday in the Clark Library
Event Type
Open House

Visualizing the Occult: Spirit Photography in the Philippines and the World

Join us for a fascinating exploration of spiritism and spirit photographs. U-M Professor Deirdre de la Cruz (Southeast Asian studies and history), speaks about her research regarding early twentieth-century spirit photographs in the Philippines and elsewhere, and her use of Clark Library resources.

Event Information

Date & Time
March 22, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Clark Library (2nd Floor Hatcher)
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Event Type
Lecture

Soundings: A Cartographic Celebration of Marie Tharp

Hali Felt, author of “Soundings: the Story of the Remarkable Woman Who Mapped the Ocean Floor," reads from and discusses the book at 4:00 p.m. Hear about the fascinating life of Michigan alumna and Ypsilanti native, Marie Tharp, whose work led to the acceptance of the theories of plate tectonics and continental drift.

Event Information

Date & Time
March 16, 2017 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Clark Library (2nd Floor Hatcher)
Location Information
Series
Third Thursday in the Clark Library
Event Type
Lecture

Wanderlust: a cartographic expedition in Southeast Asia

3rd Thursday poster

In conjunction with the Women in War Roundtable, the Clark Library is setting off to explore Southeast Asia. Using archaeological and travel maps, as well as 19th and 20th century maps and atlases, we will visit some of the famous cities and landmarks of Southeast Asia.

Event Information

Date & Time
February 16, 2017 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Clark Library (2nd Floor Hatcher)
Location Information
Series
Third Thursday in the Clark Library
Event Type
Open House

Roundtable: Women in War: Wartime Posters of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (1950-1970s)

In conjunction with the exhibit, Women in War: Wartime Posters of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, 1955-1975, join this roundtable to discuss the artistic, historical, and gender aspects of the posters, including the context in the war years and the roles women played. 

Event Information

Date & Time
February 16, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Clark Library, 2nd Floor
Location Information
Event Type
Discussion

Women in War: Wartime Posters of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, 1955-1975

Poster of Vietnamese with weapons

This exhibit displays propaganda posters which demonstrate both the message that the Democratic Republic of Vietnam in Hanoi was sending to its people of the North as well as the major role women played in it. The message called for unity in defending the nation and the courage and determination needed to face the enemy.

Event Information

Dates
January 19th through May 4th
Today's Hours
8:00am to 11:45pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Clark Library, 2nd Floor
Location Information
Event Type
Exhibit

The Student Experience: Flappers, Mappers, and the Fight for Equality on Campus

Join flappers as they stroll through 1926 Ann Arbor with a beautiful pictorial map and experience the busy student life of the 1920s, celebrate two University of Michigan alumna who have greatly influenced the field of cartography, and explore the rise of diversity and the fight for equality on campus through protest posters from the Joseph A.

Event Information

Dates
January 19th through May 12th
Today's Hours
8:00am to 11:45pm
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library, Clark Library, 2nd Floor
Location Information
Series
U-M Bicentennial
Event Type
Exhibit

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